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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554

                              )
In the Matter of                        )    File No.:  EB-04-BF-
031
                              )    
Beacon Broadcasting, Inc.          )        NAL/Acct. No.:  
200432280002
Licensee of Station WANR           )        
Warren, Ohio                       )    FRN:  0008369423


                        FORFEITURE ORDER

Adopted:  November 15, 2004                             Released:  
November 17, 2004

By the Assistant Chief, Enforcement Bureau:

     1.   In this Forfeiture Order (``Order''), we issue a 
          monetary forfeiture in the amount of seven  thousand 
          dollars ($7,000) to Beacon Broadcasting, Inc. 
          (``Beacon''), licensee of radio station WANR(AM), 
          Warren, Ohio, for willful and repeated violation of 
          Section 73.49 of the Commission's Rules (``Rules'').1  
          The noted violation involves Beacon's failure to 
          enclose one of the station's two antenna towers within 
          an effective locked fence.

     2.   On May 26, 2004, the Resident Agent of the 
          Commission's Buffalo, New York Field Office (``Buffalo 
          Office'') issued a Notice of Apparent Liability for 
          Forfeiture (``NAL'') in the amount of $7,000 to 
          Beacon.2  Beacon has not filed a response to the NAL.  
          Based on the information before us, we affirm the 
          forfeiture.

     3.   ACCORDINGLY, IT IS ORDERED that, pursuant to Section 
          503(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended 
          (``Act''),3 and Sections 0.111, 0.311 and 1.80(f)(4) 
          of the Commission's Rules,4 Beacon Broadcasting, Inc. 
          IS LIABLE FOR A MONETARY FORFEITURE in the amount of 
          $7,000 for willfully and repeatedly violating Section 
          73.49 of the Rules.

     4.   Payment of the forfeiture shall be made in the manner 
          provided for in Section 1.80 of the Rules within 
          thirty (30) days of the release of this Order.  If the 
          forfeiture is not paid within the period specified, 
          the case may be referred to the Department of Justice 
          for collection pursuant to Section 504(a) of the Act.5  
          Payment by check or money order may be mailed to 
          Forfeiture Collection Section, Finance Branch, Federal 
          Communications Commission, P.O. Box 73482, Chicago, 
          Illinois 60673-7482.  Payment by overnight mail may be 
          sent to Bank One/LB 73482, 525 West Monroe, 8th Floor 
          Mailroom, Chicago, IL 60661.  Payment by wire transfer 
          may be made to ABA Number 071000013, receiving bank 
          Bank One, and account number 1165259.  The payment 
          should note NAL/Acct. No. 200432280002, and FRN 
          8369423.  Requests for full payment under an 
          installment plan should be sent to: Chief, Revenue and 
          Receivables Group, 445 12th Street, S.W., Washington, 
          D.C. 20554.6

     5.   IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this Order shall 
          be sent by First Class Mail and Certified Mail Return 
          Receipt Requested to Beacon Broadcasting, Inc., 6578 
          Summers Road, Windsor, Ohio 44099. 


                         FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
                         


                         George R. Dillon
                         Assistant Chief, Enforcement Bureau
_________________________

147 C.F.R. 73.49.

2Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture, NAL/Acct. No. 
200432280002 (Enf. Bur., Buffalo Office, released May 26, 2004).

347 U.S.C.  503(b).

447 C.F.R.  0.111, 0.311, 1.80(f)(4).

547 U.S.C.  504(a).

6See 47 C.F.R.  1.1914.